Typhoon Phanfone now Category 4
Typhoon Phanfone: Short weather update
Typhoon Phanfone is now of Category 4. It is still moving northwest but will not touch the Philippine islands. Wind speed is now over 70 m/s (135 kt). Typhoon Phanfone is heading towards the Japanese islands of Iwo To. Observed wave heights are 36 feet equal to 12 meters.